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Team 4 police discuss community policing plan for West Ashley

Nearly 200 West Ashley residents gathered into the West Ashley High School auditorium Monday night to get a briefing from Charleston Police Department leaders and provide feedback on a recent

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Crime forum at WAHS tonight

Charleston City Councilman Harry Griffin organized a community forum to discuss recent criminal activity in West Ashley. The meeting begins at 6 pm tonight at West Ashley High School, 4060

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When will flooding really be a priority?

Charleston Mayor John Tecklenburg wrote on his official Facebook page earlier in the week that flooding (prevention) was his top priority. If that were truly the case, money would have

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Corporations pledge to train 4 million workers

President Donald Trump and his daughter Ivanka announced the Pledge to America’s Workers program Thursday at the White House. The Trumps were joined by 23 corporate CEOs and trade association

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CCSD paid consulting firm Education Elements $1.2 Million

In 2012, Charleston County School District (CCSD) applied for a $19.4 million federal grant for personalized learning.  CCSD received funding and implemented the grant in 2014. The grant called for

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SCDOT reveals 10 year roads plan

SCDOT Secretary Christy Hall addressed the Charleston County Legislative Delegation Tuesday at North Charleston City Hall to provide an overview of the state’s 10-year plan to improve roads, bridges and

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Lowcountry leaders optimistic about 526 completion

Five Lowcountry elected officials addressed the East Cooper Republican Club Monday, expressing their support for the completion of I-526. Former State Representative Chip Limehouse, who serves on the seven-member State

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Arrington returns to the campaign trail

Katie Arrington, Republican nominee for the 1st Congressional District, made her first campaign stop Monday since her life-threatening traffic accident on June 22. Speaking to the East Cooper Republican Club

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CCSD pays $188,000 for floating consultant

School board candidate Jake Rambo revealed earlier this week that the Charleston County School District (CCSD) spent $65,000 for an image consultant. Lowcountry Source recently learned that CCSD has payed

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Retired CCSD principal and administrator to run for school board

Paul Padron is running for one of the four seats on the ballot for Charleston County School Board in November. He is vying for the West Ashley seat currently held

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